Cheltenham - At The Races

14:10 Cheltenham 16 Mar 2016

RSA Chase (Grade 1 Novices' Chase) (Class 1) (5YO plus)

Winner £85,425 - 8 ran

2

3m 80y

Good (Good to Soft in places)

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Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Red, white star, red sleeves, black stars, white cap, red star (S Such & Cg Paletta)

1. Blaklion

held up in touch, not clear run after 3 out, pushed along to close 2 out, soon switched right, challenged last, led flat, stayed on gamely, driven out

8/1 7 11-4 150 Ryan HatchN A Twiston-Davies
2 ½
Black and beige (halved), chevrons on sleeves, beige cap (Andrea & Graham Wylie)

7. Shaneshill (IRE)

not always fluent, held up in rear, headway after 3 out, challenged 2 out, led when jumped left and not fluent last, headed flat, edged right and held towards finish

16/1 7 11-4 152 P TownendW P Mullins
3 8
Emerald green, yellow hoops, white cap (Mr John P McManus)

3. More Of That (IRE)

towards rear, pushed along briefly after 15th, headway approaching 3 out, every chance 2 out, close 4th when hampered last, no extra final 100 yards

6/4 Fav 8 11-4 154 B J GeraghtyJonjo O'Neill
4 ¾
Maroon, white star, armlets and star on cap (Gigginstown House Stud)

4. No More Heroes (IRE)

held up in touch, pushed along after 4 out, led briefly 3 out, led again next, pecked and headed last, no extra final 125 yards

5/2 2Fav 7 11-4 158 B J CooperG Elliott
5
Emerald green, dark green sleeves, dark green and emerald green quartered cap (Mr Simon Munir & Mr Isaac Souede)

8. Vyta Du Roc (FR)

held up, not fluent 3rd, in touch 6th, ridden after 3 out, 6th and outpaced when mistake 2 out, no impression after, plugged on flat

12/1 7 11-4 145 D A JacobN J Henderson
6 10
Maroon, White star, armlets and cap (Gigginstown House Stud)

5. Roi Des Francs (FR)

tracked leaders, went 2nd from 3rd, challenged 9th, led after 3 out, headed next, 5th and beaten when blundered last, weakened flat

10/1 7 11-4 150 R WalshW P Mullins
7 12
Black, yellow sash, white cap (Mrs A M Thomson)

6. Seeyouatmidnight

led, not always fluent, mistake 14th, headed 3 out, soon dropped out

9/1 8 11-4 151 B HughesA M Thomson
8 2
Royal blue and yellow (quartered), royal blue sleeves, yellow spots, royal blue cap (Colm Donlon & Chris Giles)

2. Le Mercurey (FR)

tracked leader until 3rd, stayed handy until outpaced before 3 out, soon weakened

33/1 6 11-4 t p 147 Sam Twiston-DaviesP F Nicholls
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Off Time: 14:10:37

Winning Time: 6m 5.70s

Last Updated: 21 Mar 2016 10:04:31

Pos Date Race Details Result SP Age/Wgt Jockey OR Video
1

held up in touch, not clear run after 3 out, pushed along to close 2 out, soon switched right, challenged last, led flat, stayed on gamely, driven out

8/1 7 11-4 Ryan Hatch 150
3/8 08 Apr 2016 Ain 25F GS  Cl1 NovChGd1 £56,270 (J) to Native River ()   3/1 2Fav 711-4 Ryan Hatch 154
4/7 29 Oct 2016 Wth 24F Gd  Cl1 ChGd2 £56,950 (J) to Irish Cavalier ()   7/2 2Fav 711-5 Ryan Hatch 154
5/19 26 Nov 2016 Nbu 26F GS  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £113,900 (J) to Native River ()   13/2 2Fav 711-0 Ryan Hatch 154
3/10 26 Dec 2016 Wth 24F GS  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £22,780 (J) to Definitly Red (10½)   2/1 Fav 711-12 Jamie Bargary 153
2/13 18 Feb 2017 Hdo 28½F GS  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £42,712 (J) to Vieux Lion Rouge ()   7/2 Fav 811-12 William Twiston-Davies 152
4/40 08 Apr 2017 Ain 34½F GS  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £561,300 (J) to One For Arthur ()   8/1 Fav 811-1 N D Fehily 152
2 ½

not always fluent, held up in rear, headway after 3 out, challenged 2 out, led when jumped left and not fluent last, headed flat, edged right and held towards finish

16/1 7 11-4 P Townend 152
2/6 09 Apr 2016 Ain 24½F Sft  Cl1 HdlGd1 £84,405 (J) to Thistlecrack (7)   8/1 711-7 P Townend 154
F/9 28 Apr 2016 Pun 24F Gd/Y  Cl1 HdlGd1 €118,000 (J) to One Track Mind  7/2 2Fav 711-10 R Walsh 156
2/9 14 May 2016 Pwp 20F   HdlGd1 $114,360 (J) to Rawnaq (nk) 711-4 D J Mullins 156
3/7 13 Nov 2016 Nav 20F Y/Sft  Cl1 HdlGd2 €25,076 (J) to Snow Falcon ()   11/10 Fav 711-5 R Walsh 156
3/7 04 Dec 2016 Fai 20F Gd/Y  Cl1 HdlGd1 €59,000 (J) to Apple's Jade (7)   5/1 711-10 P Townend 156
F/8 28 Dec 2016 Leo 24F Y  Cl1 HdlGd1 €50,150 (J) to Vroum Vroum Mag  10/1 711-10 Mr P W Mullins 156
3 8

towards rear, pushed along briefly after 15th, headway approaching 3 out, every chance 2 out, close 4th when hampered last, no extra final 100 yards

6/4 Fav 8 11-4 B J Geraghty 154
PU/17 12 Nov 2016 Che 20½F Sft  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £91,120 (J) to Taquin Du Seuil  7/2 Fav 811-9 B J Geraghty 154
3/5 04 Dec 2016 Hun 20F GS  Cl1 ChGd2 £37,018 (J) to Josses Hill ()   3/1 2Fav 811-3 Aidan Coleman 154
6/13 28 Dec 2016 Leo 24F Y  Cl1 ChGd1 €88,501 (J) to Outlander (11½)   14/1 811-10 B J Geraghty 153
U/7 12 Feb 2017 Leo 24½F Sft  Cl1 ChGd1 €84,750 (J) to Sizing John  14/1 911-10 M P Walsh 154
6/13 17 Mar 2017 Che 26½F Gd  Cl1 ChGd1 £327,462 (J) to Sizing John ()   14/1 911-10 Aidan Coleman 157
PU/40 08 Apr 2017 Ain 34½F GS  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £561,300 (J) to One For Arthur  16/1 911-6 B J Geraghty 157
4 ¾

held up in touch, pushed along after 4 out, led briefly 3 out, led again next, pecked and headed last, no extra final 125 yards

5/2 2Fav 7 11-4 B J Cooper 158
5

held up, not fluent 3rd, in touch 6th, ridden after 3 out, 6th and outpaced when mistake 2 out, no impression after, plugged on flat

12/1 7 11-4 D A Jacob 145
5/28 16 Apr 2016 Ayr 32F GS  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £119,595 (J) to Vicente ()   8/1 JFav 711-2 D A Jacob 145
3/4 05 Nov 2016 Ain 20F GS  Cl2 Hdl £18,768 (J) to Un Temps Pour Tout (18)   7/2 710-12 J McGrath 148
6/19 26 Nov 2016 Nbu 26F GS  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £113,900 (J) to Native River (9)   8/1 710-3 T J O'Brien 143
PU/16 01 Jan 2017 Che 26½F Sft  Cl2 HcpCh £12,512 (J) to Tour Des Champs  4/1 2Fav 811-8 D A Jacob 141
5/8 10 Feb 2017 Kmp 24F GS  Cl3 HcpCh £8,447 (J) to Blameitalonmyroots (13¼)   15/8 Fav 811-12 D A Jacob 139
2/13 29 Apr 2017 San 29F Gd  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £84,405 (J) to Henllan Harri (hd)   6/1 J2Fav 810-11 D A Jacob 137
6 10

tracked leaders, went 2nd from 3rd, challenged 9th, led after 3 out, headed next, 5th and beaten when blundered last, weakened flat

10/1 7 11-4 R Walsh 150
6/8 08 Apr 2016 Ain 25F GS  Cl1 NovChGd1 £56,270 (J) to Native River (43)   10/1 711-4 B J Cooper 150
3/6 24 Nov 2016 Thu 22F Y  Cl1 ChList €17,528 (J) to Champagne Fever ()   11/2 711-10 J W Kennedy 148
2/5 01 Jan 2017 Trm 21F Sft  Cl1 ChList €18,450 (J) to Champagne West (12)   13/8 Fav 811-9 J W Kennedy 157
10/18 26 Jan 2017 Gow 25F Sft  HcpCh €59,000 (J) to Champagne West (33)   22/1 811-10 C M Collins 157
5/15 05 Feb 2017 Pun 28F SH  HcpCh €29,500 (J) to Baie Des Iles (27)   8/1 811-10 Mr L J McGuinness 154
4/9 25 Feb 2017 Fai 25F Hy  Cl1 ChGd3 €26,550 (J) to Pleasant Company (67)   8/1 811-8 J W Kennedy 153
7 12

led, not always fluent, mistake 14th, headed 3 out, soon dropped out

9/1 8 11-4 B Hughes 151
3/28 16 Apr 2016 Ayr 32F GS  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £119,595 (J) to Vicente (3)   14/1 811-6 Steven Fox 149
Won/2 30 Oct 2016 Car 20F GS  Cl1 ChList £15,661 (J) bt Bristol De Mai (12)   15/8 2Fav 811-12 B S Hughes 150
PU/6 19 Nov 2016 Hdo 24F Hy  Cl1 ChGd1 £117,604 (J) to Cue Card  4/1 811-7 B S Hughes 154
2/8 25 Mar 2017 Kel 26F Hy  Cl2 HcpHdl £14,620 (J) to Big River (10)   3/1 Fav 911-12 B S Hughes 149
3/7 24 Mar 2018 Nbu 20F Sft  Cl2 HcpCh £12,660 (J) to Tiquer (20)   7/2 2Fav 1011-12 Danny Cook 149
11/38 14 Apr 2018 Ain 34½F Hy  Cl1 HcpChGd3 £500,000 (J) to Tiger Roll (86)   11/1 1010-12 B S Hughes 149
8 2

tracked leader until 3rd, stayed handy until outpaced before 3 out, soon weakened

33/1 6 11-4 t p Sam Twiston-Davies 147
Won/5 16 Apr 2016 Ayr 20½F GS  Cl1 NovChGd2 £25,978 (J) bt Bristol De Mai (7)   11/2 2Fav 611-7 Sam Twiston-Davies 147
3/7 05 Nov 2016 Dro 19½F Gd  Cl1 ChGd2 €29,500 (J) to Sub Lieutenant (11)   3/1 611-10 N D Fehily 152
2/5 03 Dec 2016 Ain 25F GS  Cl1 ChList £22,780 (J) to Many Clouds ()   4/1 611-5 S Bowen 152
5/14 17 Dec 2016 Asc 24F GS  Cl1 HcpChList £56,950 (J) to Regal Encore ()   15/2 611-9 Sam Twiston-Davies 152
2/3 11 Feb 2017 Nbu 23½F Sft  Cl1 ChGd2 £28,475 (J) to Native River ()   14/1 711-5 Sam Twiston-Davies 151
3/5 04 Mar 2017 Kel 23½F Hy  Cl1 ChList £18,794 (J) to Seldom Inn (30)   2/1 2Fav 711-3 Sam Twiston-Davies 151
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Off Time: 14:10:37

Winning Time: 6m 5.70s

Last Updated: 21 Mar 2016 10:04:31

Betting returns
Type Winnings
Tote Win £9.40 (1)
Tote Place £2.50 (1) , £3.70 (7) , £1.30 (3)
Tote Swinger £3.10 (1, 3) , £13.60 (1, 7) , £5.30 (3, 7)
Tote Exacta £136.20 (1, 7)
Tote Trifecta £370.70 (1, 7, 3)
CSF £111.32 (1, 7)
Tricast £294.44 (1, 7, 3)

Previous Winners

YearWinnerTrainerJockeyAge/WtSP
2015Don PoliW P MullinsB J Cooper6 11-413/8f
2014O'faolains BoyMiss R CurtisB J Geraghty7 11-412/1
2013Lord WindermereJ H CullotyD N Russell7 11-48/1
2012Bobs WorthN J HendersonB J Geraghty7 11-49/2
2011Bostons AngelMrs J HarringtonR M Power7 11-416/1
2010 Weapon's Amnesty C Byrnes D N Russell 7 11-4 10/1
2009 Cooldine W P Mullins R Walsh 7 11-4 9/4f
2008 Alberta's Run J O'Neill A P McCoy 7 11-4 4/1f
2007 Denman P F Nicholls R Walsh 7 11-4 6-5f
2006 Star De Mohaison P F Nicholls B Geraghty 5 10-8 14-1
2005 Trabolgan N J Henderson M Fitzgerald 7 11-4 5-1
2004 Rule Supreme W P Mullins D J Casey 8 11-4 25-1
2003 One Knight P J Hobbs R Johnson 7 11-4 15-2
2002 Hussard Collonges P Beaumont R Garritty 7 11-4 33-1
2001 No Race
2000 Lord Noelie Miss H C Knight J Culloty 7 11-4 9-2
1999 Looks Like Trouble N T Chance P Carberry 7 11-4 16-1
1998 Florida Pearl W P Mullins R Dunwoody 6 11-4 11-8f
1997 Hanakham R J Hodges R Dunwoody 8 11-4 13-2